Adaptation, Authorship, and Contemporary Women Filmmakers

Adaptation, Authorship, and Contemporary Women Filmmakers

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Shelley Cobb explores film adaptations directed by women (often working with women screenwriters, producers, and sometimes editors) that foreground the figure of the female author. Through analysis of the films themselves, and their reception and discussion of the cultural and industrial contexts in which these films were released, she sees the figure of the woman author functioning as a representative of female agency. A lively discussion of costume dramas to women's films, the figure of the woman author comes to the fore as a key site for expressing the authority of the woman filmmaker.Berlant, Lauren, TheFemale Complaint: The Unfinished Business of Sentimentalityin AmericanCulture (Durham: DukeUniversity Press, 2008), Kindle edition. ... Chouard, GAcraldine, a#39;Patchwork, orthea€œPileUp of Possiblesa€a#39;, inHowto Makean American Quilta#39;, Mosaic: A Journal for ... Collins, Jim, Bringonthe Books for Everybody: HowLiterary CultureBecame Popular Culture (Durham: Duke University Pressanbsp;...

Title:Adaptation, Authorship, and Contemporary Women Filmmakers
Author: Shelley Cobb
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan - 2014-11-12

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.

Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA